UConn stunned six-time champion North Carolina in the first NCAA tournament game ever decided by a penalty shootout, while Duke eliminated a Maryland team favored to win its ninth national title in the other semifinal.
North Carolina's Tar Heels came into the field hockey championship game as the No. 1 seed and winners of 20 in a row. But Princeton's 3-2 win gave the Ivy League school the title, the first by a non-ACC team since Michigan won it in 2001.
The elite Americans at the forefront of this year's New York City Marathon women's field -- Julie Culley, Amy Hastings and Molly Pritz -- represent a new group charging into the next four-year Olympic cycle.
During last night's women's SuperPipe finals, Kelly Clark took gold and, oh yeah, landed the first-ever frontside 1080 in a contest. She's definitely raised the bar to a whole new level for the rest of the women's field.
The highlight of the NCAA women's outdoor track and field championships Wednesday was Kiwi hammer thrower Julia Ratcliffe, who gave Princeton its first individual category win in the history of its program.